World History Essay Question P4



Directions: The following question is based on Documents 1–5. Some editing of the documents
has been done for this test. This question will assess your skill in working with and understanding historical documents. Your essay should:

• Have a relevant thesis supported by appropriate evidence from the documents.

• Include all or all but one of the documents.

• Group documents for the purpose of analysis in as many ways as appropriate. Do not simply summarize the documents.

• Recognize the document’s sources, as well as the author’s points of view.

• Cite relevant evidence from your outside knowledge of world history.